The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Apple products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Apple over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Apple, Inc.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apple
Rank 140 175 170
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -5
Contract jobs citing Apple 46 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.90% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.01% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 10
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£176 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.49% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £154 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £402 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £300 £330
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.87 £18.70 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.46% +11.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.45 £17.74 £15.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £116.00 £23.74 £19.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +50.00%
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London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2178 2486 2473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.72% 42.58% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1600 1703 1728
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 52 64
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £32.09 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.95
% change year-on-year
- -7.65%

Apple
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Apple Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Apple Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Apple across the City of London region.

Apple Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Apple
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Apple across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Apple Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Apple
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple.

1 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 34 (41.98%) Windows 7
3 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
4 31 (38.27%) Mac OS X
5 30 (37.04%) MS Office
6 29 (35.80%) Apple iOS
7 26 (32.10%) Finance
8 23 (28.40%) iPad
9 21 (25.93%) Windows XP
10 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 18 (22.22%) Blackberry
11 17 (20.99%) iPhone
12 13 (16.05%) Android
13 12 (14.81%) Spanish Language
13 12 (14.81%) Banking
14 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
15 10 (12.35%) Mac OS X Server
16 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
16 9 (11.11%) Mac OS
16 9 (11.11%) SQL
17 8 (9.88%) ISO 9001
17 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
17 8 (9.88%) Fixed Income
17 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
17 8 (9.88%) Google
18 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (8.64%) VMware
19 6 (7.41%) Service Management
19 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
19 6 (7.41%) Adobe

Apple
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Apple also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Apple. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (2.47%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (37.04%) MS Office
2 11 (13.58%) MS Excel
3 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
5 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (2.47%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.47%) MS Project
7 1 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (1.23%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.17%) Google Apps
1 5 (6.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.17%) VPN
3 4 (4.94%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (4.94%) DNS
3 4 (4.94%) DHCP
4 3 (3.70%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) Internet
5 2 (2.47%) Wireless
5 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
5 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.47%) HTTP
5 2 (2.47%) LAN
6 1 (1.23%) VLAN
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.23%) Wireless Security
6 1 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.23%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.23%) Asterisk PBX
6 1 (1.23%) LDAP
6 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.94%) MySQL
2 3 (3.70%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Xcode
2 2 (2.47%) RequisitePro
2 2 (2.47%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (2.47%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.47%) Rational Rose
2 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (2.47%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
3 1 (1.23%) Robotium
3 1 (1.23%) Dreamweaver
General
1 26 (32.10%) Finance
2 12 (14.81%) Spanish Language
2 12 (14.81%) Banking
3 9 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Retail
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
6 1 (1.23%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Support Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 14 (17.28%) Desktop Engineer
4 13 (16.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 10 (12.35%) Analyst
6 7 (8.64%) Mac Engineer
6 7 (8.64%) Developer
7 5 (6.17%) IT Support
7 5 (6.17%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Support Technician
8 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Designer
9 3 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 3 (3.70%) Administrator
9 3 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Help Desk Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Business Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Tester
10 2 (2.47%) Test Manager
10 2 (2.47%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) Cocoa
2 3 (3.70%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.47%) HTML
3 2 (2.47%) CSS
3 2 (2.47%) RESTful
3 2 (2.47%) JSON
4 1 (1.23%) Cocoa Touch
4 1 (1.23%) CSS3
4 1 (1.23%) WebKit
4 1 (1.23%) HTML5
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (28.40%) iPad
2 18 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 17 (20.99%) iPhone
4 8 (9.88%) Fixed Income
5 6 (7.41%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.94%) Derivative
7 3 (3.70%) User Experience
7 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.47%) Open Source
8 2 (2.47%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.23%) PKI
9 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
9 1 (1.23%) BBC
9 1 (1.23%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.96%) Windows
2 34 (41.98%) Windows 7
3 31 (38.27%) Mac OS X
4 29 (35.80%) Apple iOS
5 21 (25.93%) Windows XP
6 13 (16.05%) Android
7 10 (12.35%) Mac OS X Server
8 9 (11.11%) Mac OS
9 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 6 (7.41%) UNIX
10 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
11 5 (6.17%) Linux
12 4 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
13 3 (3.70%) Windows Phone
14 2 (2.47%) MVS
14 2 (2.47%) Solaris
14 2 (2.47%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (2.47%) Ubuntu
15 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (9.88%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (7.41%) Service Management
2 6 (7.41%) OO
2 6 (7.41%) ITIL
3 5 (6.17%) Service Delivery
4 4 (4.94%) ITSM
4 4 (4.94%) iOS Development
4 4 (4.94%) Use Case
5 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 3 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (3.70%) OOP
6 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.47%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.47%) Validation
6 2 (2.47%) E-Commerce
6 2 (2.47%) OOD
6 2 (2.47%) ETL
6 2 (2.47%) UML
6 2 (2.47%) RUP
6 2 (2.47%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) SQL
2 8 (9.88%) Shell Script
3 5 (6.17%) Objective-C
4 3 (3.70%) VBA
5 2 (2.47%) Python
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) C++
5 2 (2.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.47%) Perl
5 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.23%) Groovy
6 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
2 5 (6.17%) Degree
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.94%) CTC Cleared
4 3 (3.70%) ACTC
4 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.47%) ISEB
5 2 (2.47%) MCSE
5 2 (2.47%) VCP4
6 1 (1.23%) PhD
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.88%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.70%) QA
3 2 (2.47%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Casper Suite
2 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.47%) Puppet
2 2 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (2.47%) XenMobile
2 2 (2.47%) WSUS
2 2 (2.47%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.88%) Google
3 7 (8.64%) VMware
4 6 (7.41%) Adobe
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco
6 4 (4.94%) Remedy
7 3 (3.70%) Sybase
7 3 (3.70%) BMC
7 3 (3.70%) Citrix
7 3 (3.70%) Reuters
7 3 (3.70%) Bloomberg
7 3 (3.70%) Symantec
7 3 (3.70%) Sophos
8 2 (2.47%) IBM
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
8 2 (2.47%) Xamarin
9 1 (1.23%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.23%) Fujitsu
9 1 (1.23%) Marketo
9 1 (1.23%) MobileIron
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